Simon Says

Simon Says

Breakfast Spot and Bed & Breakfast€€€€
Patershol, Gent
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  • Marie-Josée R.
    "The carrotcake was amazing and the guys working there also 👌🏼"(3 Tips)
    Lorenzo D.
    "great drawings by Panamarenko on the walls."(2 Tips)
    Catarina A.
    "Amazing breakfast and coffee to die for!"(20 Tips)
    Funky R.
    "Try the carrot cake or the sandwiches"(4 Tips)
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  • Jonas V.
    went here this morning on my own and I have to say it's been so long since I've been this satisfied the food is healthy delicious and clearly fresh.The service is fast and very friendly!. Interior👌🏼
  • Katrien V.
    Katrien Van MuldersMarch 17, 2013
    Everything in this beautiful breakfast & brunch bar is absolutely lovely! The food. The staff. The interior. The atmosphere. Very popular, so make sure you book a table beforehand. Enjoy!
  • Visit Gent
    Visit GentDecember 19, 2012
    Trendy coffee bar in a beautiful building dating from 1904. The eye catchers are Panamarenko’s golden murals while the coffee is roasted by the eccentric artist’s wife.
  • Idris H.
    Idris HenryMay 11, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Amazing cappuccino (tasty and thick), fantastic freshly squeezed OJ and my, oh my...I could eat Simon on a pie. With cream on top. He's so sweet he gives me cavities. Ha!
  • Lorenzo D.
    Lorenzo D.W.April 7, 2011
    Been here 25+ times
    Don't listen to negative feedback, they be trippin'. This place is wonderful, great tea, great soup, great pie and great drawings by Panamarenko on the walls.
  • Mazdaque E.
    Mazdaque EsfahaniApril 20, 2014
    Best breakfast/brunch place in Ghent... Awesome Carror cake as well!! A must if you find yourself in Ghent
  • Marjan V.
    Wow! Super friendly and fast staf, very chill place and not expensive. Just the perfect start of the day
  • Annelies H.
    Annelies HulshofMay 1, 2015
    Nice for breakfast or lunch! You can also sleep over here, wonderful rooms, but a little more expensive
  • koffiemetplets
    koffiemetpletsAugust 30, 2011
    The interior, the music, the latte art and of course the coffee itself make this our absolute favourite place in Gent.
  • rob o.
    rob oostdamAugust 26, 2014
    Great b&b; perfect breakfast and wonderful location near the Centre of Ghent. ..
  • Robin D.
    Robin DecosterOctober 11, 2015
    Lovely, cozy interior. Warm and friendly staff. Good coffee and perfect scones.
  • Didier D.
    Didier D.July 9, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Trendy 'place to be' with the best Cappuccino in town( made with much love..) :-) I'll be back for more..
  • Lyssa R.
    Lyssa Roder 🐱August 5, 2016
    Great service and finally a place with healthy breakfast options! I'm coming back!
  • Maëlle B.
    Maëlle BooneOctober 1, 2013
    Great service, waiters that are easy on the eyes, delicious tea and the best carrot cake you will ever taste!
  • Jordi
    JordiAugust 8, 2012
    What a nice place for a breakfast and to get into this beautiful, charming city! Nice service, tasty carrot cake!!
  • Carry It L.
    Carry It Like HarryFebruary 23, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    waiters are super friendly and the cappuccino is well presented and thick. Great café with character!
  • Maria V.
    Maria VillamayorAugust 13, 2015
    The Platinum Breakfast is fantastic! Nice stuff and great terrace.
  • Marie-Josée R.
    The carrotcake was amazing and the guys working there also 👌🏼
  • Manouk
    ManoukMay 7, 2016
    Make a reservation, otherwise its hard to get breakfast during the weekends.
  • Matthew R.
    Matthew RouserAugust 19, 2011
    Very tasty food, really friendly/helpful staff, and free wifi. It's a must for weary travelers and anyone else in Ghent.
  • Bert P.
    Bert PietersJuly 19, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Excellent brunch location. And the waiters: gotta know them, then gotta love them...
  • Katia V.
    Katia VersApril 13
    The cakes are a lot better here than at Julie's house. They cost ~ €6 though.
  • Vanessa K.
    Vanessa KenensMarch 7, 2012
    Place to go to for the best carrotcake in the world, and for coffee of course... ;)
  • Marie L.
    Marie LemaîtreApril 23, 2011
    Try the carrot cake! You won't be disappointed ;)
  • Catarina A.
    Catarina AlçadaMarch 24, 2015
    Amazing breakfast and coffee to die for!
  • Sofie P.
    Sofie PierinsAugust 19, 2014
    Mmm good cappuccino! I can never stop myself from ordering cake either...
  • Isil B.
    Isil BaymanFebruary 25
    Good cafe & good for breakfast too
  • Hanne
    HanneFebruary 29, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Try the apple crumble! Sweet but refreshing
  • Christophe J.
    Christophe JauquetAugust 3, 2013
    Sunny terrace for breakfast
  • Maya D.
    Maya DeedsFebruary 22, 2015
    Loved it. Pricey but nice atmosphere
  • Nick P.
    Nick ProvoostDecember 31, 2013
    Spotted by Locals: check our website or download our app! #visitgent #spottedbylocals Read more
  • Rosemie C.
    Rosemie CallewaertAugust 13, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    Thirsty? Try the Ginger Beer #noalcohol
  • Jurriaan P.
    Jurriaan PersynJanuary 11, 2012
    Been here 50+ times
    Simon's best: cappuccino, Croque Simon Says, full breakfast
  • Aardbei W.
    Aardbei WormpjeMarch 31, 2012
    If you like "marcellekes" you will love the waiters!
  • Julie
    JulieJuly 5, 2015
    Very good for breakfast, friendly staff
  • Anna K.
    Anna KoroteevaMay 5, 2014
    Nice place to fall in love with the waiters.
  • Els V.
    Els Van EeckhautJuly 24, 2016
    Coffee - all kinds
  • Laurens V.
    Get the scone!
  • Mish K.
    Mish KaApril 16
    Place in sympathetic, but waiters were chaotic and the forgot about us twice.
  • Valerie d.
    Valerie de BackerMarch 24, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Iced coffee, capuccino, cakes
  • Cuisine Céline
    Cuisine CélineJuly 15, 2015
    The best carrotcake in Ghent.
  • Jeroen W.
    Jeroen WilleApril 12, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    N°1 breakfast spot in Ghent!
  • Ranjit S.
    Ranjit SinghFebruary 20, 2011
    Try the assorted collection of pastries with a Cappuccino!
  • Zeynep Ç.
    Zeynep ÇelenliOctober 30, 2015
    Breakfast :)
  • Can E.
    Can ErdemMarch 4
    Friendly staff and nice breakfast
  • Nathalie S.
    Nathalie SuttelsJuly 20, 2012
    Njam! We love you!
  • Ran V.
    Ran Van OngevalleDecember 11, 2013
    Mulled wine mmmmm !!!!! 🍷💥
  • Folke L.
    Folke LemaitreAugust 18, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Awesome place, great coffee and food!
  • Foteini M.
    Really good breakfast and coffee
  • Marco C.
    Marco CollardFebruary 18, 2014
    The toilets are great :)
  • Simon V.
    Simon Van der SluysJuly 12, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    The cheesecake is to die for! :O
  • Nathalie S.
    Nathalie SuttelsJune 20, 2013
    Wortelcake... The Best!!!! Love you guys!
  • Christopher S.
    Christopher SneyaertApril 15, 2014
    Hipster capital of the world! Ma de taarten zijn fucking hemels!!
  • Funky R.
    Funky RAugust 15, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Try the carrot cake or the sandwiches
  • Elisa V.
    Elisa Van HauwermeirenDecember 14, 2014
    Beste cheesecake 🍰
  • sahide
    sahideMarch 11
    Great place to have breakfast
  • Jasmien V.
    Lovely breakfast
  • Rosemie C.
    Rosemie CallewaertDecember 10, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Best coffee in town!
  • Sofie M.
    Sofie MertensSeptember 29, 2012
    Lovely tiles!
  • Lisa 🍸💄
    Lisa 🍸💄December 25, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Pet the fat cat 😺
  • Yves D.
    Yves DriegheAugust 21, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Superb cappuccino!
  • Leonard B.
    Leonard BonteJune 14, 2012
    Try Breakfast GOLD!!!
  • Yuki
    YukiOctober 20, 2013
    Gingerbeer! (Wifipw: 3292330343
  • ludo w.
    ludo wiemeMarch 10, 2012
    Gorgious! It is! Truly is!
  • Piejay
    PiejayApril 10, 2010
    Been here 10+ times
    Don't forget to go for the Gold Breafkast Read more
  • Sigrid
    SigridMay 15, 2011
    Expectes more. Kinda expensive for what you get.
  • Wouter S.
    Wouter SweronMay 14, 2015
    Super lekker ontbijt in Gent! Alles is aanwezig en lekker vers
  • Claire B.
    Claire BrackeAugust 7, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Een van mijn favoriete brunchadresjes, vral in de zomer! Krant lezen, people watching, stukje quiche (lekker mr ietwat overpriced)
  • Magalie M.
    Magalie MahieuMarch 22, 2013
    Ciabatta met tomatentapenade, chorizo en feta! Heerlijk. Tafeltje in de verste hoek aant raam = beste spot!
  • Eline V.
    Eline Van ParysMay 1, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Onbeschrijflijk! Alles is op en top! Zalige overnachting met lekker eten en goed gezelschap!
  • Fien D.
    Fien DeceuninckFebruary 19, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Gezellig koffiehuis, maar kan er druk zijn in de winter. 's Zomers staat er gelukkig een terras.
  • De Standaard
    De StandaardApril 12, 2014
    Hoort bij een B&B vlak bij het Patershol. Achter de kleurrijke gevel doen barista’s hun ding met passie.
  • Alain V.
    Alain VersluysFebruary 15, 2014
    Supervriendelijke bediening, de speciaal bereide warme wijn was buitengewoon heerlijk!
  • Belle
    BelleJanuary 23, 2014
    Gezellige plek om te brunchen! Bio producten. Fantastisch interieur met knipoogje naar Panamarenko.
  • Olchert V.
    Olchert VelsMay 16, 2010
    Fantastische B&B! Goede kamers, gewldig ontbijt en hele aardige mensen. Aanrader voor iedereen die weekendje Gent doet!
  • Sarah B.
    Sarah BossuwéJune 10, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Kom hier voor een hemels ontbijtje tijdens een lekker weertje op het terras!
  • Jo V.
    Jo VFebruary 9, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Vergeet niet op voorhand te reserveren als je in het weekend plaats en ontbijtmenu wenst.
  • Peter D.
    Peter De GrooteJune 16, 2013
    Super lekkere iced coffee!
  • Antje B.
    Antje BrackeMay 30, 2014
    Vraag extra chutney bij je croque, mmm...
  • Claire B.
    Claire BrackeAugust 7, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Een van de eerste plaatsen waar s ochtends de zon al schijnt op het terras!
  • Robbe D.
    Robbe De WildeMarch 4, 2012
    Zeer lekker: Chai latte, spicy of vanilla!
  • Vanessa D.
    Vanessa De VuystMarch 20, 2015
    Let op de spreuk op het bankje buiten: 'gewoon doen!'
  • Lisa 🍸💄
    Lisa 🍸💄March 12, 2016
    Been here 5+ times
    HIER MOEDE ZIJN OM TE ONTBIJTEN EN NERGENS ANDERS
  • Sarah Ferri
    Sarah FerriApril 4, 2012
    Woensdag 11 april: Verrassingsactie Sarah Ferri om 13u50! Read more
  • Jim M.
    Jim MaesApril 27, 2012
    Lekkere muziek
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